our board of directors.

artworxLA's team of dedicated staff members, board of directors and teaching artists is uniquely visionary, artistic, diverse, enthusiastic, and resourceful.


Grant C. Kirkpatrick, AIA, Chair

Founder and CEO
KAA Design


Nicole Barnette, Secretary



Vincent Avila

Student Representative


Ned Brown

Commercial Executive Producer
Marvin Gardens Media


Joanna Farias

Alumni Representative


Corky Hale Stoller

Corky Hale Productions


Lisa Kring

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Mindfulness Facilitator


Luis J. Rodriguez

Writer and Cultural Worker
Co-founder, Tia Chucha's Centro Cultural



Ronald D. Rosen, Esq.

Law Offices of Ronald D. Rosen
Board Secretary, Wallis Annenberg
Center for Performing Arts, Beverly Hills


Lynne E. Thompson

Scripps College


Marc Webb

Director                                   Gifted
The Amazing Spider-Man 2, 
The Amazing Spider-Man
and (500) Days of Summer


Joseph W. Skeehan, Vice-Chair

President Skeehan & Company

Andy Merkin, Treasurer

Movement Factory

Cynthia Campoy Brophy

Founder and Executive Director

Jordan Cerf

Talent Agency /TV Literary Dept. WME

Rossina Gallegos

Vice President
Community Development Officer
Union Bank

Eric Hanks

M. Hanks Gallery


Mark Leos

Educational Consultant
LAUSD Principal (Ret.)



Raymond Leon Roker

Founder, URB.COM
Goldenvoice Festivals

Frances Terpak

Curator of Photographs
The Getty Research Institute

Sophia Waugh

National PTA Board of Directors
Past Member
Los Angeles County Board of Education


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